United travel to the King Power Stadium to visit surprise packages Leicester City for the Leicester Vs United clash. The former English Champions held Liverpool to a 1-1 draw at Anfield in midweek.
This may entail caution for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men as they readily assess their host with all humility. Meanwhile, Manchester United drew 2-2 against Burnley in midweek.
The Leicester Vs United game will see both sides battle it out while, players will attempt to flaunt their stuff on the pitch, especially the host, Leicester who will be brimming with confidence following the 1-1 with the Reds.
On this note, we evaluate the three eye catching battles to watch in the Leicester Vs United fixture.
Harry Maguire Vs Romelu Lukaku
Both players will face-off with each other as the battle ensues at the King Power Stadium and will be vital to their club’s performances as Manchester United aims to keep their unbeaten run intact.
Harry Maguire’s defensive discipline, exibited for ‘The Three Lions’ (England) at the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia, will be a key factor in the Leicester Vs United match. Lukaku’s physical strength against the English centre-back’s technique will certainly be a delight to see on the pitch.
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James Maddison Vs Nemanja Matic
James Maddison, who has been linked to United, has been great for the Foxes this season. His contributions are undeniable for their point away from home at Anfield in midweek.
However, Matic’s defensive resilience (his ability to shield the ball on his favourite left foot) and individual ability will provide the Red Devils a chance to gain ascendancy in midfield.
Nemanja Matic faces a stern test against the creative talent of James Maddison in the midfield region in the Leicester Vs United match.
Wilfred Ndidi Vs Paul Pogba
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We will get to see Paul Pogba battling Wilfred Ndidi in the central (midfield) areas with both players’ aiming to assert their technical relevance on the pitch. Both the midfielders have been impressive for their respective sides all season.
Expect the Leicester Vs United game to be a cracking display of talents as Leicester City lock horns with Manchester United at the King Power Stadium.